Embracing the South American Ecommerce Marketplace

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Ecommerce is on the rise in South America. That’s great news for shippers looking to expand their online retail presence in South America. Online retailers in South America have been struggling for years to overcome several obstacles to success, including extensive customs delays, poor transportation infrastructure, and the lack of end-to-end supply chain visibility. South America infrastructure at port and inland.

UASC expands in South America

Logistics Middle East

Dubai-based company signs deal with The Ultramar Group

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The workforce challenges in today's Supply Chain and Logistics

Prophetic Technology

68 from various industries, encompassing pharmaceuticals, computer and electronics, food, tobacco, beverage, and retail, representing many Canada, USA, México and even South America.

Putting Infrastructure on Colombia’s Public Policy Map

MIT Supply Chain

Featured Transportation Colombia investing in infrastructure logistics in Colombia MIT CTL President Juan Santos South America transportationIf Colombia is to realize its vast economic potential, the country must improve the efficiency of its freight transportation systems. But the national and regional government agencies responsible for infrastructure planning and construction lack the knowledge required to achieve the required improvements.

Massive Ransomware Attack Requires Supply Chain Risk Manager's Attention

Resilinc

Last week’s Ransomware attack that impacted more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries, crippling industries in Europe, Asia and South America, should have caught the attention of supply chain risk managers. supply chain visibility supply chain resiliency supply chain risk management proactive risk mitigation impact ransomware aftermath implications action plan

Take a Sip of IoT: Bringing In-Transit Visibility to the Coffee Supply Chain

Tive

Over the past year, Tive has worked closely with coffee importers to help ensure the quality of their beans while in-transit from South America, Africa, or even the South Pacific. In the process, we’ve learned a lot about what it takes to get coffee beans from the farm to the roaster. Supply Chain Visibility Tive IoT

PROMAT 2019 is coming. Are you ready?

PINC

ProMat 2019, held April 8-11, 2019 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North and South America. The Show. ProMat NextGen Supply Chain Matt Yearling digital yard management warehouse drones

Prices Set To Ramp Up For Chinese New Year: Freight Rate Update W2

Freightos

Europe-South America Atlantic. Europe-South America Pacific. Prices Set To Ramp Up For Chinese New Year: Freight Rate Update Wk 2. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. Weekly update article on the Freightos International Freight Index exploring rate trends and their driving forces. 2018 started with China-US ocean freight prices increasing by 27% as supply chains came back into full swing.

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How to Overcome Nature’s Impact over Global Supply Chains

Gravity Supply Chain

From the multiple hurricanes which have battered South America and the United States… The post How to Overcome Nature’s Impact over Global Supply Chains appeared first on Gravity Supply Chain. This past year witnessed an unusually large number of devastating natural disasters all across the world.

UASC adds London Gateway terminal to service

Logistics Middle East

London Gateway reliability sees container terminal added to UASC South America 2 loop

Using Digital Supply Chain Planning to Respond to Market-Changing Disruptions like COVID-19

ToolsGroup

Being able to understand if supply expected from Europe needs to be re-routed and sourced from Asia or South America is important when entire channels become unavailable.

Air Freight Rates Peak, Ocean Rates Slowly Sink: Freight Rate Update W50

Freightos

Europe-South America Atlantic. Europe-South America Pacific. Air Freight Rates Peak, Ocean Rates Slowly Sink: Freight Rate Update Wk 50. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. Early week snowstorms at major airports (like Frankfurt and Atlanta) continue to play havoc, while peak air season may extend into February. Rates have been stabilizing, but by the time pre-Christmas backlogs are cleared, the Chinese New Year surge will kick in.

Re-globalization, Trucks that Talk, and a True Pan-American Highway

Resilinc

Transportation investments are also needed to accomplish greater trading between North and South America. There is now no road that connects North America with South America,” he said. Highlights from our Live Chat with Tom Linton: The State of the Supply Chain .

Food inventories ‘literally being eaten into,’ Americold says

The Supply Chain Journal

billion cubic feet of space in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and South America.

Supply Chains (And Freight Rates) Crank Up Again: Freight Rate Update W1

Freightos

Europe-South America Atlantic. Europe-South America Pacific. Supply Chains (And Freight Rates) Crank Up Again: Freight Rate Update Wk 1. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. As supply chains crank back into action following the vacation, the January ocean freight GRI (General Rate Increase) stuck, with China-US rates increasing by 27%. While prices may continue to climb slightly until the Chinese New Year, expect them to drop back after February 16.

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Cold storage real estate market is hotter than ever

The Supply Chain Journal

billion cubic feet of temperature-controlled capacity in 15 countries across North and South America, Europe and Asia. Americold operates 242 facilities in North and South America, Europe and Asia.

Doing Business in Brazil

QAD

Brazil is the largest country in South America and the fifth largest country in the world. Brazil is located in Eastern South America and borders the Atlantic Ocean as well as the countries of Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela. Brazil also has the third largest manufacturing sector in the Americas. Brazil belongs to Mercosur, the Common Market of the South.

Borderlands: Mexico faces growing shortage of truck drivers

The Supply Chain Journal

This week: Mexico faces growing shortage of truck drivers; Mexico creates new national customs agency; CBP expands Santa Teresa port of entry cargo capacity; and DHL Express to invest $360M in Americas infrastructure. also exist south of the border. “As

9th Annual Hi-Tech Supply Chain Summit USA

EFT

Is Coming: The IoT, machine learning, virtual reality, and augmented reality are driving us towards full automation, streamlining key processes, speeding up response times and ultimately increasing output Demand-Driven Manufacturing: The new manufacturing ecosystem is demand driven, built to order, and customer c Entire Month Duration: No Region: South America

Is Soy the Next Palm Oil?

UL EHS- Sustainability

Soy is now South America’s most traded agricultural commodity – with production soaring in response to growing global demand, largely for soy as an animal feed to keep pace with our appetite for meat, eggs and dairy. The ongoing US-China trade wars will see more soy traders switch to South America. Tropical forests continue to be threatened by rampant agricultural production of key commodities, such as palm oil, sugarcane, and soybean.

Paris 2021 – EN – Jose Bustillo

ivalua

Jose joined Bulgari in 2018 to lead the strategic planning, training and implementation of IVALUA for North and South America. Jose Bustillo Sourcing Excellence. Born and raised in Honduras where he received a Bachelors in Computer Science, Jose relocated to New Jersey at the age of 19 where he continued his education and received a Bachelors in Communication and Economics from Saint Peter’s University in New Jersey.

A great leap forward: Quintiq joins Dassault Systèmes

DELMIA Quintiq

We will have offices in Japan, South Korea, India and South America, and more. At Quintiq, news is often greeted with excitement. That’s because it is usually great news. A new customer, a new world record, more awards and recognition, yet another year of continuous profit and growth. Words like ‘restructuring’ carry no taboo here, since it’s always led not to jobs in jeopardy, but the creation of new business and career opportunities for all.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2020

Talking Logistics

although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., Many of the leading ERP and supply. Read more Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2020. The post Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2020 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Monsanto Global Crop Protection Division implements end-to-end supply chain visibility

Supply Chain Movement

The solution is now also being rolled out to Monsanto Crop Protection sites in South America and Asia. Monsanto, an agriculture company, has completed the first phase in the global rollout of the integrated OMP Plus platform for operational planning and scheduling in the Crop Protection Division. This was announced by OM Partners on 28 August 2014. This phase included Crop Protection sites in Europe and the USA and delivered a view of global demand, plan and inventory.

Working with QAD ERP Consultants and Implementers

QAD

and South America, the company is a thriving global manufacturer. Finding the Right ERP Implementer. When it’s time to design and plan the ERP implementation process , QAD customers have three choices for expert ERP implementers.

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Chemicals shippers relay rail service woes to regulators

The Supply Chain Journal

and Mexico and delayed product delivery to customers in Asia, Europe and South America. The American Chemistry Council (ACC) wants regulators to look into why chemicals shippers are experiencing “rail service challenges” throughout the U.S.

‘Project44’s vision has always been global’

The Supply Chain Journal

Once you start bringing Ocean Insights and the project44 land networks in Europe and in North America together, the inevitable next step is connecting that first leg of the journey in China.”. O’Donnell: “We are in Latin America.

Project44 raises $202M in Series E, boosts value to $1.2B

The Supply Chain Journal

They’re across Europe, South America, Asia and that is part of our DNA.”.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., Many of the leading ERP and supply chain software vendors have customer events in various countries around the world.; you can check their websites for information regarding dates and locations.

FreightWaves Classics: Crowley Maritime Corporation… from a single rowboat to a global leader

The Supply Chain Journal

Crowley Logistics offers “single-source, full-cycle supply chain management solutions linking Central America, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean and the U.S.”. Crowley vessels carried loads of nitrate from South America to the U.S.

How the Supply Chain Can Thrive in the Face of Natural Disasters

Material Handling and Logistics

In the past year alone wildfires have ravaged California, multiple hurricanes have hit South America, and Indonesia has been rocked by a deadly earthquake and tsunami that caused thousands of fatalities. As climate change drives up the regularity of natural disasters, supply chains must rely on real time data to thrive. . . . . Graham Parker. . More devastation from different natural disasters seems to have been reported in the last year than we’re typically used to seeing.

Locus raises $50M to build the operating system of logistics

The Supply Chain Journal

Past angel investors participated in the round as well, including Amish Rau, CEO of Pine Labs; Kunal Shah, CEO of Cred; Raju Reddy, founder of Sierra Atlantic; and Deb Deep Sengupta, former president and managing director of SAP South Asia.

Kenco adds warehouse in California; Lineage buys into Spain

The Supply Chain Journal

Based in Novi, Michigan, Lineage owns and operates facilities in 16 countries across North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

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State of Logistics Outsourcing: Plenty of Room for Growth as Shipper Dissatisfaction & Technology Expectations Increase

GlobalTranz

After China, other regions that have growth potential, according to 3PL and supply chain executives, are North America, Asia (not including China and India) and Western Europe, in that order. Other emerging markets include South America (not including Mexico), India, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Mexico. Even North America and Europe, which are well-established markets, have plenty of room for growth.

sust[AI]nability

Enterra Insights

degrees Celsius would “reduce the number of people frequently exposed to extreme heatwaves by about 420 million” and “significantly reduce the probability of drought and risks related to water availability in some regions, particularly in the Mediterranean (including Southern Europe, Northern Africa and the Near-East), and in Southern Africa, South America and Australia.”[4]. Climate change is becoming a hot topic (pun intended) in many corporate boardrooms.